With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Darlene Theresa Spiers (nee Sampson) on Wednesday July 21, 2021 at Chatham Kent Health Alliance. Born 62 years ago in Tecumseh, Ontario. Beloved daughter of Jeanine Sampson and the late Roland. Caring wife of Dennis for over 40 years. Wonderful mother of Jason and Bradley and amazing grandmother of Faith, Autumn and Paige. Darlene is the sister of Diane Brooks, Debbie Monro, Ricky Sampson, Donald Sampson and the late Robert Sampson. She is also survived by brothers and sisters in law and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Darlene lived her last few years at Copper Terrace. She loved her grandchildren, arts and crafts, puzzles and the beauty of hummingbirds. She will be deeply missed and forever remembered. A celebration of her life will take place at a later date.